FB Integrated Solutions Inc. Blog : Archive for the ‘Generators’ Category

“Do I Really Need a Whole-House Generator?”

Monday, February 11th, 2019

two-installers-working-on-generatorWith polar vortexes and other extreme weather our part of the country has seen over the years, whole-house generators in Andover, MA have become an increasingly important part of keeping families not only comfortable, but safe.

Whole-house generators have become increasingly common for homes in our area, and for good reason. Whether we’re dealing with a sudden rolling blackout of a planned blackout, we need the peace of mind as residents of Andover that we can stay protected in our home.

Have you considered installing a whole-house generator yet? Perhaps you aren’t sure where to start—not to worry! The best thing you can do is give our professionals a call. We are experts in the installation and service of these systems. Keep reading to learn more about generators and why a whole-house system will, in fact, benefit you.

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How Can a Generator Help You Stay Safe?

Monday, November 5th, 2018

technicians installing generatorWinter may still be a ways off, but temperatures have already dropped to the point that you’ve likely already started prepping your home for the season. Hopefully, this included having your heating system maintained, and making sure that your smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors are functioning. On that note, it’s typically recommended that you test your detectors twice a year, and a good way to remember when to do it is when the time changes.

What else can you do to prepare, and make sure your home stays safe this winter? Well, if you don’t already have one, you can have a whole-house generator installed by professional electricians in Winchester, MA.

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Do You Have a Whole House Generator Installed Yet?

Monday, April 9th, 2018

installing a 17 day whole house emergency generator for hurricane season. rrWhen you think of widespread power outages, you probably think of storms—maybe blizzard-like conditions. It’s true that stormy weather does certainly increase the risk of power outages. However, power outages can happen during any time of the year, and they can’t always be predicted how long they will last.

No matter what time of the year it is, keeping your lights and other electrical devices on during a power outage is important, and even if you only ever have to deal with a couple power outages throughout the course of your homeownership, you’d do well to consider a Boston, MA generator installation.

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How Would Your Home Stand Up in a Storm?

Monday, November 20th, 2017

generator being worked on by three techniciansWe’re not talking about the actual physical foundation and walls of our house when we ask this question, but rather your electrical system. How can you ensure that you’ll have power to the important systems and appliances in your home should a powerful storm come through?

In addition to making sure your heating system is well maintained for the winter season well on its way, we urge you to consider an electrical appliance that you never really think much about—until you need it. That’s your generator! So when you call to schedule your heating maintenance appointment, go ahead and arrange for Andover, MA generator maintenance, too.

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Is Your Generator in Need of Repair?

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

generator-need-repairWhen an emergency strikes, your whole-house generator can be your lifeline, supplying you with power, light, and heat. However, in order for it to effectively do its job, it has to be ready to go at a moment’s notice. This means getting it tested on a regular basis, and having it repaired in the even that something is wrong. If you do need professional Brookline, MA generator services, then we are the team to call. But, how do you know that you need this service to begin with?

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There Is Never a Bad Time for Generator Maintenance

Monday, April 24th, 2017

generator-maintenanceWhen people think about generator use, they’re likely to think about winter storms and major power outages that are more common that we would like to think it is in this part of the country. Generators keep lights on, and ensure that heaters stay running in the middle of a winter-related crisis.

Major outages, however, don’t limit themselves to just the winter months. Mother Nature can surprise us at any time, and therefore it’s important to make sure that our generators are always ready to keep important appliances running, whether it’s your air conditioner, refrigerator, or even medical devices that require electricity.

As spring progresses and temperatures begin to warm, now is a great time for Brighton, MA generator maintenance.

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It’s Never Too Late for a Generator Installation!

Monday, March 13th, 2017

generator-installationSure, winter may be on its way out. But even with spring only a mere week away, it’s never too late—or too early—to think about preparing your home for the worst case scenarios. Although mass power outages may not be a frequent occurrence, the fact of the matter is that they do happen.

And when they happen in the middle of one of the coldest days of the year, during a severe winter storm, you do not want to be stuck without the power to use your heater and other important appliances and home devices. There’s never a bad time to consider the purchase and installation of a Needham, MA automatic standby generator.

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3 Reasons Your Generator May Need Service

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Generators can serve as literal lifesavers in the event of an emergency—providing power, light, and heat whenever a disaster strikes. But to be able to do its job, it has to be ready to go right when the situation demands it. This means making sure it’s well maintained, and repaired quickly when service is needed. Of course, this also means that you need to know when your generator needs repair service. Keep reason for 3 reasons that this may be the case.

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FAQ: Answering Your Commercial Generator Questions

Monday, December 19th, 2016

One of the most devastating things that can happen to your business is an extended loss of power. Without power, you lose valuable business hours and revenue. Business interruptions of this nature are not necessary though, even if it’s the result of a strong snowstorm.

Being well-equipped with a quality commercial generator is essential to keeping your business running effectively and efficiently during a severe power outage. Understandably, you may have questions before purchasing such a system. We’ve tackled a couple of our most frequently asked below.

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Would a Portable Generator Benefit You?

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

With snowy weather not that far off, it’s time to start thinking about whether or not you are prepared should a heavy storm hit and wipe out your home’s power. Ideally, you’d be equipped with a recently maintained and fully functioning whole-house generator. However, not all people have this option.

Perhaps you are renting your home and the homeowners don’t allow an installation of this kind, or you live in an apartment complex. Fortunately, there is still an option for you: the portable generator. This system gives you a peace of mind, transportability, and is friendlier on your budget than a whole-house generator. Keep reading to learn more about the benefits associated with portable generators.

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